WHO Strategic Objectives for COVID-19

WHO Strategic Objectives for COVID-19

WHO strategic objectives include:

  • Interruption of  human-to-human transmission including reducing secondary infections among close contacts
    and health care workers, preventing transmission amplification events, and preventing further international spread
  • Identification, isolation and care for patients early, including providing optimised care for infected patients
  • Identification and reduction of transmission from the animal source
  •  Addressing crucial unknowns regarding clinical severity, extent of transmission and infection, treatment options, and accelerating the development of diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines
  • Communication of critical risk and event information to all communities and counter misinformation
  • Minimising social and economic impact through multi-sectoral partnerships.